Workshops & Courses
A selection of workshops and courses available for individuals or groups
Suitable for any level unless otherwise stated
Introduction to Sagat
Rhythms and combinations to get you started in the art of playing the finger cymbals
Some bellydance experience required, but students new to veil welcome
Intimidated by the idea of 'improvisation'?
Learn how to understand music and develop techniques
to dance freely without choreography
Learn a complete routine. Traditional and Dance Fusion styles offered.
Suitable for those with some dance experience.
Testimonials from workshop students:
"Good ideas to take away"
"Got lots of useful ideas for dramatic exits"
"A great balance of play and learning"
"Good mix of technique and choreography"
"Lots of great combos – nice pace – lovely teacher"
To book any of the featured workshops, or to discuss your requirements contact me on 07962 161081
or use the form below to get in touch.
The Origins of Bellydance with Alanya (6 week course)
This specially-designed course introduces students to a range of Bellydance styles, giving context to particular moves and moods of this expressive dance form, and exploring working with props.
#1 The Court and The Street: Awalim & Ghawazi
Dance forms from the Ottoman Court & the Streets of Cairo
#2 Sagat (finger cymbals)
Rhythms & Combinations
#3 The Temple and The Country: Reclaiming the tradition through Pharaonic and Reda styles
C20th interpretations of Ancient Egyptian dancing & rural folk dances
#4 Assaye (stick)
Saiidi & Cabaret styles
#5 The Home and The Club: Private & public dance forms
Baladi & Cabaret moves & combinations
From teaching aid to performance prop
Please contact me via the form below if you would like me to deliver this course. Costs will depend on numbers and venue availability.